Greenville Zoo Wild Things Newsletter
Quarters for Conservation
Quarters for Conservation

You Can Change the World!

Quarters for Conservation is an initiative to enhance the zoo's wildlife conservation efforts. At each visit, guests receive a "quarter" token that enables them to vote for a conservation project that inspires them. Through the collection of quarters, the zoo and local community
provide much-needed funding for new and existing wildlife conservation projects in our region and around the globe. 
June is the last month to cast your vote for these exciting projects:

  • Giant Anteater: Zoo Conservation Outreach Group
  • Kalaweit Gibbons and Siamang Conservation Program
  • The Amur Leopard and Tiger Alliance
  • The Turtle Survival Alliance
Zoo Camp

Zoo Camp

Zoo Camp has begun and we're having a blast! A variety of incredible activities, including animal encounters and zookeeper talks, are in store at the wildest place in town. Don't worry - there's still time to register and experience Zoo Camp this summer!


Become a Greenville Zoo Member

Annual memberships start at just $42, and a household membership is only $60! Enjoy free or discounted admission to the zoo's education programs, including Zoo Camp, as well as many of the special events, including Boo in the Zoo.

Benefits also include free or discounted admission to over 130 AZA-accredited zoos across the country. Memberships can be purchased at the zoo or online.

Become a member!


During the month of June, become a Supporter of Sid, our Coatimundi, for $45 and receive:

  • Personalized certificate of adoption
  • Animal fact sheet
  • Stuffed animal or two guest passes
  • 5 x 7 photo 

Adopt an Animal

Adopt-an-Animal New Parents

Stanley and Paulina – American Alligator
Joshua Lane– Red Pandas


We're excited to have Michael Dalton and Jose Pereira, who recently joined the Greenville Zoo staff as part of our Public Services Team. They'll be greeting you at the ticket booth, in concessions and in the gift shop, so be sure to say hi when you see them!

Greenville Zoo Staff
Ice Cream Social

Ice Cream Social
presented by Future Scholar 529

Saturday, June 18 • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
FREE with cost of admission

Come cool off at this popular annual event, featuring
ice cream with a variety of toppings and fun for everyone!
Special thanks to Future Scholar 529 for sponsoring our Ice Cream Social.

World Giraffe Day

Tuesday, June 21 • 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
An initiative of the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, World Giraffe Day celebrates the longest-necked animal on the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere! It's not only a worldwide celebration of these beloved animals, but also an opportunity to raise awareness and shed light on the challenges they face in the wild.

World Giraffe Day
Brew in the Zoo

Brew in the Zoo

Thank you to all of our sponsors, volunteers and attendees for making Brew in the Zoo such a success! 
Proceeds from the event help support various programs throughout the zoo, including animal enrichment and exhibit renovations. We also donate a portion of each ticket sold to the Giraffe Conservation Foundation, which added up to $4,500 this year!

Download the Greenville Zoo App!

The Greenville Zoo's new mobile app, GreenvilleZoo, gives users access to the Greenville Zoo anytime, anywhere from their mobile device. Download it to your 
Android or iPhone today!

Greenville Zoo app

Wild Things Video Enewsletters

For even more information, and a behind-the-scenes look at the zoo, check out our video enewsletters!
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